Fotolia is a large community of professional artists, photographers and others who like to share, learn and express themselves through the art of photography and image creativity, offering its wide range of quality photos in the world through online marketing. Fotolia is a well-known resource for royalty free images, allowing individuals and professionals legally purchase of images and illustrations.
Regarding to their image bank site (Fotolia.com) offers several search options, including production status, theme, keyword, and collection. The long list of categories is easy to find, conveniently located on the homepage in order. With the number of images grows every day, although important, it is not about the quantity of images, but on research in special collections of quality visuals, which distinguishes them. When you use search functions, you’re sure to find unique content. It is the strength that comes from having a database of very large number of images.
Fotolia challenges the traditional agency model and offering real opportunity to present, to earn money and share their skills regardless of their fame, position or size of the portfolio to everybody including professionals and amateurs. This fact makes them a winner in my eyes!